The Port of Colombo received invaluable global visibility recently when a representative of Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT) was accorded the rare honour of making a presentation at the 2016 TPM Asia Conference in Shenzhen, China.

Tissa Wickramasinghe, CICT’s General Manager – Commercial & Marketing spoke on the topic ‘Ports in the crosshairs – Is Asia’s port landscape agile enough to support changing trade patterns?’ at this high-powered forum attended by 141 companies representing terminal operators, port authorities, shipping lines, logistics firms, research agencies, academic institutes, freight forwarders, manufacturers and equipment suppliers.